Current Events

Current Events, 2019-2020

Fall 2019

Friday, SEPTEMBER 27, 2019
Center of Excellence:  Theatre Without Borders
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Rochambeau House, 84 Prospect St

Tuesday, OCTOBER 8, 2019
The Andrea Rosenthal Memorial Lecture 
James Porter, Irving G. Stone Professor in Literature and Professor of Rhetoric and Classics, UC Berkeley
“The Trouble with Style and the Responsibility of Criticism”
5:30 pm
Maddock Alumni Center, 38 Brown Street 
  Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese reception to follow.

Monday, OCTOBER 21, 2019
Readings by authors and Brown alumni Lauren Acampora (The Paper Wasp) and Jennifer Franklin (No Small Gift).

5:30 pm
Maddock Alumni Center, 38 Brown Street 

Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese reception to follow.

Tuesday, NOVEMBER 19, 2019
Alani Hicks-Bartlett
Postdoctoral Research Associate in French Studies,
Brown University
"Epic Posturing: Bodies, Embellishment, and the Early Modern Turn"
5:30 pm
Maddock Alumni Center, 38 Brown Street 
Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese reception to follow.

Spring 2020

Monday, JANUARY 27 2020
Noémi Ndiaye
Assistant Professor, Department of English,
University of Chicago
5:30 pm
Location TBD
Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese reception to follow.

Tuesday, APRIL 21, 2020
The Reinhard Kuhn Memorial Lecture 
Professor Jane Tylus
5:30 pm
Location TBD
Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese reception to follow.